The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for Firewall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Firewall
Cheshire / Wilmslow
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wilmslow 0.94% 1.87% 3.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 20.00% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 4
Median salary £21,500 £18,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.66% -46.42%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wilmslow
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 16 10 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wilmslow 15.09% 9.35% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 22
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Firewall
Job Vacancy Trend in Wilmslow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wilmslow citing Firewall as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Firewall in Wilmslow

Firewall
Salary Trend in Wilmslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall in Wilmslow.

Salary trend for Firewall in Wilmslow

Firewall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wilmslow region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 4 (57.14%) MCSA
2 4 (57.14%) MCP
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Apple
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) EIGRP

Firewall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wilmslow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) BGP
3 1 (14.29%) EIGRP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (57.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IT Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Mac OS X
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 8
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSA
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Apple
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint